féil

See also: feil and Feil

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Old IrishEdit

EtymologyEdit

Borrowing from Latin vigilia ‎(wakefulness, watch), from vigil ‎(awake), from Proto-Indo-European *weǵ- ‎(to be strong).

NounEdit

féil f ‎(genitive féile, no plural)

  1. (Christianity) festival, feast day

DescendantsEdit

MutationEdit

Old Irish mutation
Radical Lenition Nasalization
féil ḟéil féil
pronounced with /v(ʲ)-/
Note: Some of these forms may be hypothetical. Not every
possible mutated form of every word actually occurs.